Overview

What if data could save the planet?

Even when you're ready to act on your sustainability goals, you might not be sure where to start. It’s important to take the right steps as you operationalize your strategy.

Make informed choices for your business. Build an actionable plan that makes the most of your data. Use sustainability as a catalyst for profitable business transformation.

Advance sustainability as a business imperative

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Benefits

Build

Build a sustainability roadmap that goes beyond compliance to address board and consumer expectations.

Apply

Apply a holistic, responsible computing platform using cloud and AI.

Operationalize

Operationalize sustainability by integrating data and automation into daily workflows.

Use cases

Strategy

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Strategy

Move toward a sustainable business model using a roadmap that’s informed by data. Drive action and outcomes.

ESG reporting

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ESG reporting

Use ESG reporting to integrate data silos. Find new opportunities to drive positive change across your operations.

Asset management

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Asset management

Create a lower-emissions business. Use automation to track resource usage, reduce costs and improve services.

Supply chain

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Supply chain

Reduce waste, lower cost, and improve environmental circularity when you create a more-resilient supply chain.

IT infrastructure

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IT infrastructure

Automate at scale. Track resource usage, reduce costs, and find ways to reduce carbon emissions across your enterprise.

Business context

51% of CEOs now rank sustainability as their greatest organizational challenge.

IBM Institute for Business Value

Own your impact: Practical pathways to transformational sustainability

Own your impact: Practical pathways to transformational sustainability (01:52)

Client stories

Celestica

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Celestica

This innovative organization transformed sustainability reporting across the manufacturing portfolio.

Hera SpA

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Hera SpA

A leading multi-utility in Italy explores how AI can minimize landfill waste.

Sund & Bælt

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Sund & Bælt

By extending a bridge’s lifespan, this company saved 750,000 tons of CO2 emissions.

Carhartt

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Carhartt

Fully automated VM placement reduced resource consumption by 15%.

EY

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EY

Learn how EY developers teamed up to create a global hackathon that makes a real-world difference.

Next steps